IBM 000-120 : Academic Associate: IBM i 7 Administration Exam
The IBM 000-120 (Academic Associate: IBM i 7 Administration) test is a 1-hour exam with 41 questions total. This exam is necessary for the IBM Certified Academic Associate - IBM i 7 Administration certification and will test knowledge relating to the following areas: Work Management, System Security, Backup/Recovery, PTF Management, and Daily Tasks. The exam is only available in the English language. The exam number for this test is 000-120.
Although no formal training is required for the completion of this exam, three courses are available for additional assistance. Two are in-class; one is an instructor-led online course: System Operator Workshop for System i. Please note that a certain level of "on the job" experience is required for successful completion. The associated certification for this exam is IBM Certified Academic Associate - IBM I 7 Administration. The required passing score is 56%.
Some of the topics found on the IBM 000-120 exam include user-submitted jobs, a job in relation to the system, available resources, job output, runaway jobs, subsystems and job queues, system memory pools, user and group profiles, object security, library lists, digital certificates, saving objects, save-while-active, restoring objects, image catalogs, virtual tape, PTF ordering methods, diagnosing problems, IP communications, CL programming, IFS and shared folders, and other daily tasks. These are general guidelines for content and other related topics will also appear on the exam.